Geelani

Dogra Front protests over appointment of separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat as Hurriyat Chairman

It is pertinent to note that a week after Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani passed away, his associate Masrat Alam Bhat, was appointed as the chairman of the All Parties Hurriyat Conference. 

published on : 8th September 2021

Pakistan continues to foment culture of violence at home, across its borders: India at UN

India's strong response came after Islamabad's envoy to the UN Munir Akram raked up the issue of Jammu and Kashmir and spoke about the late leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in the GA.

published on : 8th September 2021

Hardline separatist leader Masrat Alam appointed Hurriyat chairman

Alam, 50, who spearheaded 2010 summer unrest in Kashmir during which over 120 youth were killed, is presently lodged in Delhi’s Tihar jail.

published on : 7th September 2021

'Situation fully normal, keeping close watch': J-K DGP on Valley scenes post Geelani death

Geelani died last Wednesday night at his residence in Srinagar after a prolonged illness.

published on : 7th September 2021

'Anti-national activities': JK cops release videos of what happened at Geelani home post his death

Jammu and Kashmir Police also released four videos through its twitter handle to show that 91-year-old Geelani was laid to rest as per the rituals in the intervening night of September 1 and 2.

published on : 7th September 2021

Geelani's sons behaved differently hours after father's death, allege Police; release ablution video of late leader

Police in a series of tweets on Monday evening released the videos about 'Ghusul' (ablution) of Geelani.

published on : 7th September 2021

Mehbooba criticises Centre for FIR over draping of Geelani's body in Pakistan flag

The Budgam Police registered the FIR against unnamed people under UAPA taking cognisance of a video clip which showed Geelani's body draped in a Pakistani flag.

published on : 5th September 2021

Restrictions eased out in Kashmir but security forces continue to remain deployed

There are no restrictions on movement of people in the Valley, but barricades continue to remain in place along roads at several areas, especially those leading to Geelani's residence at Hyderpora.

published on : 5th September 2021

J&K Police registers FIR against Syed Ali Geelani’s family for draping his body in Pak flag

The FIR was filed against the family members for chanting anti-India slogans and draping Geelani’s body with a Pakistani flag.

published on : 5th September 2021

Mehbooba Mufti attacks Centre, says basic human rights of dead or alive suspended in Jammu & Kashmir

PDP chief, Mehbooba Mufti claimed that instead of reaching out, every successive policy is undertaken to humiliate and collectively punish Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 4th September 2021

People of Kashmir cooperative, situation after Syed Geelani's death absolutely under control: DGP

The authorities imposed restrictions on the movement and assembly of people and suspended mobile Internet services after Geelani, 91, died at his home in Srinagar on Wednesday night.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Restrictions continue to be in force across Kashmir following Geelani's death

Due to continuous suspension of mobile and internet services, people are facing difficulties in communicating with their families, relatives and friends within and outside Kashmir.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Geelani given quiet burial by police, before sunrise amid high security 

His family alleged that the police forcibly took his body and quietly buried it at a graveyard near his residence at 4.45 am, sources said.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Restrictions imposed in Kashmir, mobile services shut as separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani laid to rest

The burial of 92-year-old Geelani, who passed away at his residence on Wednesday evening, was held at 4.45 am today, sources said.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Syed Ali Shah Geelani: Lone voice of opposition to Musharraf’s four-point formula to resolve Kashmir issue

He was known for his hardline ideology and advocated J&K’s accession to Pakistan. He was heading a Hurriyat faction since 2003.

published on : 2nd September 2021
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